The Stafford Collection of Inuit Sculpture August 25, 2012 to November 18, 2012 Osuitok Ipeelee, Standing Caribou, 1985 - Green serpentine stone. Collection of the Winnipeg Art Gallery. Gift of Bob and Marlene Stafford. 2012-81. Photo: Robert R. Taylor. © Public Trustee for Nunavut, Estate of Osuitok Ipeelee.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_detailpage&v=K3R_7huyvy0 “This documentary shows the inspiration behind Inuit sculpture. The Inuit approach to the work is to release the image the artist sees imprisoned in the rough stone. The film centres on an old legend about the carving of the image of a sea spirit to bring food to a hungry camp.” (YouTube) —ooo— Inuit…